Tonko, a former state assemblyman, was first elected in 2008 replacing the retiring Mike McNulty. Vitollo is a nurse and veteran of the Air Force. This will be a rematch of the 2016 race, won by Tonko.
You can watch the broadcast live on WMHT-TV or online here at NYNOW.org. Panelists include Rachel Silberstein and Lauren Stanforth of the Times Union. They will join New York NOW co-hosts Matt Ryan and Casey Seiler.